Syria 'bulldozing entire neighborhoods'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government used controlled explosives and bulldozers to raze thousands of residential buildings, in some cases entire neighborhoods, in a campaign that appeared designed more…

Ex-missionary snaps porn pics of Amazon kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) A former missionary who admitted taking pornographic photos of children while working with a tribe in the Amazon region of Brazil was sentenced on Tuesday to 58 more…

'Hail to the thief'

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_623785" align="alignright" width="240" caption="Brett Murray, self-photo from exhibit "Crocodile Tears""][/caption] What happens when a successful, left-leaning, fully progressive artist realizes he's been had? That his dreams of more…

Obama brother's Hamas scarf only tip of iceberg

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_565109" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Malik Obama and Barack Obama at the president's wedding"][/caption] The report Tuesday of a photo showing Barack Obama's half-brother, Malik Obama, wearing a Hamas more…

Story of true-life 'Son of Hamas' honored

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "The Green Prince," the Israeli documentary based on the bestselling memoir "Son of Hamas" by Mosab Hassan Yousef, has been honored at the Sundance Film Festival. The project, more…

World risks deflationary shock

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Half the world economy is one accident away from a deflation trap. The International Monetary Fund says the probability may now be as high as 20pc. more…

N. Korea restarts nuclear reactor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. intelligence says North Korea has followed through on its threat to advance its nuclear weapons program. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said today more…

Russia to U.S.: Who's 'godless' now?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) MOSCOW — At the height of the Cold War, it was common for American conservatives to label the officially atheist Soviet Union a “godless nation.” More than two more…

Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

by -NO AUTHOR- -- STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Two Norwegian politicians have jointly nominated former National Security Agency contractorEdward Snowden for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, saying his disclosures of secret U.S. documents have contributed more…

Kerry signals advance of 'North American Union' plan

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_623607" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Mexican Foreign Secretary Jose Antonio Meade."][/caption] NEW YORK – It was in more…